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Poll Results: Did you get the Sandybridge 2500K or 2600K?

Poll expired: Jun 30, 2011  
  • 63% (161)
    I bought the 2500K. Didn't feel the need for HT
  • 36% (94)
    I bought the 2600K. I needed HT.
255 Total Votes  
post #71 of 88
2600k for futureproof, apart from my previous HT FTW post. I can literally alt tab from a game and go back in 3 seconds. Boot time is 30 secs, etc... It's just amazing if you can drop the extra ka-ching. And if Bulldozer doest beat Sandy, you won't be too far behind.
    
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post #72 of 88
Got a great deal on 2600K
    
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post #73 of 88
2500k for me. My rig is mainly for playing games, surfing web, and using MS Office.
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post #74 of 88
I bougt i7 because 1)Folding 2)Video rendering (only summer) 3)More power (future proofing) and the last but not least why I bought i7 over i5 is because the Influence of OCN
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post #75 of 88
just got 10+ i7 2600k sealed and brand new ^.^ some for personal use, and some for ebay/amazon

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post #76 of 88
Quote:
Originally Posted by ITOzann View Post
just got 10+ i7 2600k sealed and brand new ^.^ some for personal use, and some for ebay/amazon

Just because or do you have an online store?
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post #77 of 88
Quote:
Originally Posted by Stensby View Post
Got the 2600K because it was cheaper.

Intel Retail Edge, $150 total
Same with me.
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post #78 of 88
i'm going i5-2500k, i dont think i'll need anymore than that for now. just sold my i7-920 for this so i hope it was a wise move.
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post #79 of 88
Quote:
Originally Posted by shineon2011 View Post
Just because or do you have an online store?
got a sweet deal through work. I've never sold much stuff on ebay/amazon
Edited by ITOzann - 6/20/11 at 11:31pm
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post #80 of 88
Thread Starter 
And one last bump before this poll closes
    
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